Annual Work Conference 2016

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

On Thursday 24 and Friday 25 November 2016, the Netherlands Institute of Governance will hold its NIG Annual Work Conference in Antwerp, Belgium.

There are 11 panels open for paper presentations and discussion.

Panel 1: Public and Political Leadership (PUPOL): New avenues in leadership research in public administration and political science

Chaired by: Dr. Leonie Heres (Utrecht University), Dr. Sabina Stiller (Radboud University)

Panel 2: Policy integration and coordination for governing cross-cutting policy issues

Chaired by: Dr. Jeroen Candel (Wageningen University), Prof. Dr. Koen Verhoest (University of Antwerp), Dr. Robbert Biesbroek (Wageningen University), Astrid Molenveld (Erasmus University Rotterdam/University of Antwerp)

 

Panel 3: Referendums as instrument of democracy

Chaired by Dr. Martin Rosema (University of Twente), Dr. Kristof Jacobs (Radboud University)

Panel 4: International and EU Governance

Chaired by: Dr. Rik de Ruiter (Leiden University), Prof. Dr. Esther Versluis (Maastricht University)

Panel 5: Citizens perspectives on Local Democracy and Local Governance

Chaired by: Dr. Henk van der Kolk (University of Twente), Dr. Tom van der Meer (University of Amsterdam) CANCELLED

Panel 6: Coproduction of Public Services

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PANEL WILL BE SCHEDULED ONLY THURSDAY 24 NOVEMBER!

Chaired by: Prof. Dr. Taco Brandsen (Radboud University), Dr. Marlies Honingh (Radboud University), Prof. Dr. Albert Meijer (Utrecht University), Dr. Trui Steen (Leiden University & KU Leuven), Dr. Bram Verschuere (University of Ghent)

Panel 7: Media & Public Administration

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PANEL WILL BE SCHEDULED ONLY FRIDAY 25 NOVEMBER!

Chaired by: Jan Boon (University of Antwerp), Alette Opperhuizen (Erasmus University Rotterdam) & Rianne Dekker (Utrecht University)

Panel 8: Energy and Climate Governance

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PANEL WILL BE SCHEDULED ONLY THURSDAY 24 NOVEMBER!

Chaired by: Dr. Thomas Hoppe (Delft University of Technology), Prof. Dr. Ellen van Bueren (Delft University of Technology), Dr. Maurits Sanders (University of Twente/Saxion)

Panel 9: Behavioral Public Administration: Grasping the behavior of people – leaders, civil servants, professionals and citizens – in the public domain?

Robin Bouwman, MSc (Radboud University), Dr. Peter Kruyen (Radboud University), Dr. Stephan Grimmelikhuijsen (Utrecht University), Dr. Lars Tummers (Utrecht University), Dr. Thomas Schillemans (Utrecht University)

Panel 10: Public Management Reform: Cutback Management and Innovation within Public Organizations

Chaired by: Eduard Schmidt, MSc (Leiden University), Dr. Joris van der Voet (Leiden University),

Tom Overmans, MA (Utrecht University), Prof. Dr. Koen Verhoest (University of Antwerp)

Panel 11: Resilience while facing societal challenges? Consequences of contemporary economic and political crises for reform sustainability. Transfers of lessons between Old and New EU Member States

Chaired by: Dr. Veronica Junjan (University of Twente), Dr. Giselle Bosse (Maastricht University) CANCELLED

Panel 12: Local and regional governance in a globalizing and Europeanizing society and economy: decentralization, differentiation, and the challenges for democracy

Chaired by: Prof. Dr. Marcel Boogers (University of Twente), Prof. Dr. Martijn Groenleer (Tilburg University)

Panel 13: Governing infrastructures; taking stock and moving forward

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PANEL WILL BE SCHEDULED ONLY FRIDAY 25 NOVEMBER!

Chaired by: Dr. Wijnand Veeneman (Delft University of Technology), Prof. Dr. Harry Geerlings (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

For the full descriptions of the panels themes, please visit the NIG website.

Panels need to attract at least three papers; in case of a lower number of papers, panels can be merged.